ERIC Number: ED406206
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1996
Reference Count: N/A
Branching Out: The North Carolina Forest Stewardship Activity Guide.
Stewardship is the responsibility of individuals to maintain and improve their natural resources and surroundings. The Forest Stewardship Program (FSP) in North Carolina aims at enhancing the management of all forest resources on private lands. This activity guide is designed to help youth appreciate and understand forests and natural surroundings. It contains easy to follow classroom and outdoor activities that link youth to the forest using the topic areas of soil and water, wildlife, trees, recreation, and natural beauty to develop the concept of stewardship. Activities include: (1) FSP and Me; (2) What is a Forest?; (3) How Convincing are the Facts; (4) What's the Use?; (5) Sharing Space with What?; (6) Point To a Problem: Point To a Solution; (7) Habitat: Healthy or Hurting?; (8) Wetlands Make a Difference; (9) Field Report; (10) The Traveling Water Show; (11) Who's There?; (12) How Many Trees on That Tray; (13) Camp Out!; and (14) I Look Like a Forest Steward. A resource list for additional activities is also included. (JRH)
Descriptors: Elementary Secondary Education, Environmental Education, Forestry, Learning Activities, Natural Resources, Outdoor Activities
North Carolina Cooperative Extension Service, Department of Forestry, Box 8003, Raleigh, NC 27695-8003.
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: North Carolina Cooperative Extension Service, Raleigh.
Identifiers - Location: North Carolina